Have you ever had "one of those days"? I'm sure you have...a day where it seems nothing goes right. I had a day like that yesterday! I don't want you to ever think that my life is all sunshine and roses. I want to share my life--and not just the good parts. That takes vulnerability. … Continue reading One of Those Days
Like many other moms out there, I've been getting things ready for school starting. So many things to think about... There's school clothes to get, supplies to buy, schedules to pick up, summer habits to break, new routines to get ready for, haircuts to get, doctor appointments to go to, etc! Then, for homeschooling, there's … Continue reading Sandpaper
Hello! One of the hardest parts of parenting is letting our kids go. I don't just mean when they graduate from high school and go off to college. Letting go happens over and over again in small steps starting from the time they leave the womb. Sometimes we as parents aren't aware of this gradual … Continue reading Entrusting our Children to God
Hi Friends, My heart is heavy as I write this. There are times when you just don't understand life or why things turn out the way they do. Situations can leave you confused, questioning, hurting. I find myself feeling that way right now. Tragedy struck our family this past weekend when a boating accident claimed … Continue reading Is Jesus Enough?
Hi there! I talked about finding time to spend with God in my last post Finding Time to Spend with God (and a Brief History). Today I'd like to share some tools I use (or have used) to help me grow closer to the Lord and also to remind me of His promises throughout my day. … Continue reading God Time Tools
In my journey as a mom my quiet time with God has changed quite a bit in terms of when, how, and how long. Before I was married and especially before I had kids, I had a great habit of getting up early and reading my Bible and praying each morning. It was just … Continue reading Finding Time to Spend with God (and a Brief History)